HUNTINGTON, W.VA. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will host a free open house and will offer two guided tours of the dam at Delaware Lake on July 26, 2013. One tour will begin at 9 a.m. and the second tour at 1 p.m.
The event is open to the public. Tours will begin at the top of the dam by the tower. A Park Ranger will provide an informative tour and explain interesting facts about the dam operations and how it contributes to the local ecosystem and demographics of surrounding communities.
The Delaware Lake Dam Project Office is located at 3920 U.S. Highway 23 North in Delaware, Ohio, and is open daily from 8 a.m to 4 p.m. The office features a historic pictoral chronology of the dam construction.
Please call (740) 363-4011 for assistance with special needs prior to the tour date.
Release no. PA13-44